US: /ɹɪˈkwaɪɹmənt/
UK: /ɹɪkwˈa‍ɪ‍əmənt/

English Vietnamese dictionary

requirement /ri'kwaiəmənt/
  • danh từ
    • nhu cầu, sự đòi hỏi
    • điều kiện tất yếu, điều kiện cần thiết

Advanced English dictionary

+ noun (formal)
1 (usually requirements) [pl.] something that you need or want: the basic requirements of life + a software package to meet your requirements + Our immediate requirement is extra staff. + These goods are surplus to requirements (= more than we need).
2 something that you must have in order to do sth else: to meet / fulfil / satisfy the requirements + What is the minimum entrance requirement for this course?

Thesaurus dictionary

1 requisite, prerequisite, demand, precondition, condition, qualification, stipulation, sine qua non, provision, proviso, demand, necessity, essential, desideratum, must:
It is a requirement of the loan agreement that you maintain an account with this bank
2 need, want, demand:
We hope the new design will meet all your requirements.

Collocation dictionary


There's no absolute requirement to disclose your age.
| important, key, main, prime | essential, fundamental
An open system of criminal justice is a fundamental requirement of any democratic society.
| demanding, strict, stringent | detailed | exact, precise | reasonable | basic | minimum | additional, further | general | special | particular, specific | individual, personal | annual, daily
your daily requirement of vitamin C
| constitutional, contractual, formal, legal, legislative, mandatory, procedural, regulatory, statutory | business, commercial | borrowing
The public sector borrowing requirement is expected to rise.
| client, customer, market | academic, course, curriculum, educational, entrance, entry | technical | environmental, safety | visa | dietary, nutritional
patients with special dietary requirements
| energy, food, housing, information, labour, manpower


comply with, fulfil, meet, satisfy, suit
We can arrange a holiday to meet your requirements exactly.
| impose, lay down, set (down/out)
The government has imposed strict safety requirements on fairground rides.
| relax, waive
to relax university entrance requirements


for your ~
We grow enough vegetables for our own requirements.
| to your ~
Our conservatories and porches can be designed to your exact requirements.
| ~ for
Large buildings have specific requirements for fire-brigade access.


subject to (the) requirements
The school can decide which pupils will be given priority of admission, subject to the requirements of the law.
| surplus to requirements
(= more than is needed)300 workers at the factory have been told they are surplus to requirements.

Concise English dictionary

+required activity
+anything indispensable
+something that is required in advance